December 3, 2020

Safari Dried Fruit – the perfect pick me up snack for the sweet tooth!

Posted on October 31, 2013 by in baked goods

Safari Dried Fruit

Safari Dried Fruit and nuts! Sweet and savory dishes come to life with the added fruit and nuts. In my kitchen, Safari Dried Fruit and I make magic! Safari Dried Fruit is rich in iron and fibre, a good source of carbohydrates, minerals and vitamins, low in sodium and contains no cholesterol. It is the […]

Apple, cranberry and almond tart

Posted on June 23, 2013 by in baked goods


Apple Tart, drizzled with cream and lightly dusted with sugar …… drooling yet? I am, because this is my favorite tart by far. Thinking of the very elegant  French Apple Tart and my knees start to wobble slightly, but maybe you like a more rustic tart  or a galette! For the not so keen, try […]

Christmas Pudding and reflecting on a RSG year gone by!

Posted on December 21, 2012 by in baked goods, rsg

Christmas Pudding

Christmas Pudding was always my gran’s job! My gran or “Ouma Mina” as we fondly called her, made a traditional Christmas Pudding, crammed with fruit and steamed in a pristine muslin cloth until it was cooked and just perfect. Ouma Mina always made sure there were enough old coins ( tikkies) in the pudding so […]

Sweet sinful Salad by Gabbles17 for RSG

Posted on October 24, 2012 by in rsg, salads

sweet sinful

This sweet sinful salad, by @Gabbles17 as the starter of a three-course menu using not only all  her favorite  fresh ingredients, but also ingredients that we are led to believe has aphrodisiac properties or in layman’s terms….. “sexy foods”! The salad  is a collection of  lusciously fresh ingredients, hence the name Sweet sinful salad! With […]

Watermelon Sorbet – the first of many sorbets to come!

Posted on January 13, 2011 by in desserts


Watermelon Sorbet. I was a sorbet virgin for many years, always dreaming of one day being able to make it myself. Then last year some time, I tried it for the first time and made Strawberry and Basil sorbet that was utterly delicious. Watermelon Sorbet. Since then I have tried various flavors and methods, some […]